Rafael Enrique Rodriguez Bencid was born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela. Rodríguez started his film and documentary career in the 1990’s. He studied Film, journalism and graphic design. Under this role, Rafael traveled around the world in what would become a series of journeys that marked him deeply. He also covered the Bosnian War & Israel Palestine conflict as a war correspondent. His outstanding visual work, quickly led to assignments for producing and directing both, fiction and non-fiction work in conjunction with artistic endeavors.